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The Internet: Enhancing Democracy Krista
The constant flow of "information bubbling up from below" and online activist movements can pose a challenge or even a threat for government organizations that may be limited by budgets, time and resources. My experience as a municipal communicator has lead me to explore Maria Bakardjieva's research around the "capacity of the Internet to enhance democracy through the multiplication and enrichment of the everyday practices of citizenship."

Privacy: steps to protect yourself, your kids Krista
Privacy: steps to protect yourself, your kids
Privacy is becoming an increasing concern on the internet. Government systems have increasingly taken over the Internet and extended their surveillance capabilities so that we are all being watched, all the time.